- The Baale of Ikorodu has opened up on what he told Mohbad's father, Joseph Aloba, on the night he passed away
- The 27-year-old singer and songwriter passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, under unexplainable circumstances and was quickly buried
- His demise elicited an outcry from the public and fans as people demanded for justice to be served on the matter
The Head of Landlords of Ikorodu (Baale) has opened up about how the body of the late singer Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad, was brought to him on the night of his demise.
According to the chief, Mohbad's father, Joseph Aloba, first called to tell him that they would bring the body for burial by midnight, but he refused, saying the late songwriter could not be laid to rest at midnight.
Outrage had trailed the hurried manner in which the late singer was buried by his father, which many described as unfitting for a celebrity.
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The Baale's revelation has sparked reactions on social media.
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Netizens react to the Baale's revelations
"Mohbad father know many things about his son death."
"Hear something, imagine, midnight burial, why.. Baba mohbad."
"I talk am say dat mohbad papa get somethin wey hin deh hide…… why he wan bury am for midnight. Make dem interview dis their CDA chairman abeg."
Oyinkan sola said:
"Oloriburuku ni daddy mohbad yen then suppose lock am for like 2 month."
"Ahh...mohbad father....I don't understand dat man oo......naira Marley resemble dat man for face..."
Mohbad's father explains why late son was hurriedly buried
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Mohbad's father had finally reacted to his late son's quick burial.
In a new development, Mohbad’s father, Joseph Aloba, explained why his late son was hurriedly buried in the chosen location.
Recall that Mohbad’s burial site, located beside a cassava farm, had raised many complaints from Nigerians who felt it was not befitting for a celebrity.
According to the singer’s pastor father, in Yoruba land, such a corpse cannot be kept for long because he died young.